#8e5579 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e5579 is composed of 55.7% red, 33.3% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 40.1% magenta, 14.8% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 322.1 degrees, a saturation of 25.1% and a lightness of 44.5%. #8e5579 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaaf2 with #1d0000. Closest websafe color is: #996666.

    • R 56
    • G 33
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 40
    • Y 15
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e5579 color description : Mostly desaturated dark pink.

#8e5579 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e5579 has RGB values of R:142, G:85, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.4, Y:0.15, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9327993.

Hex triplet 8e5579 #8e5579
RGB Decimal 142, 85, 121 rgb(142,85,121)
RGB Percent 55.7, 33.3, 47.5 rgb(55.7%,33.3%,47.5%)
CMYK 0, 40, 15, 44
HSL 322.1°, 25.1, 44.5 hsl(322.1,25.1%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 322.1°, 40.1, 55.7
Web Safe 996666 #996666
CIE-LAB 43.696, 29.046, -10.343
XYZ 17.855, 13.629, 19.778
xyY 0.348, 0.266, 13.629
CIE-LCH 43.696, 30.833, 340.399
CIE-LUV 43.696, 31.672, -18.625
Hunter-Lab 36.918, 21.724, -5.922
Binary 10001110, 01010101, 01111001

Color Schemes with #8e5579

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Alternatives to #8e5579

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#8e5579 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e5579

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e5579;}
.background {background-color:#8e5579;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e5579;}

Shades and Tints of #8e5579

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #070406 is the darkest color, while #fcfafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e5579

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #746f72 is the less saturated color, while #dd068e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e5579 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #71666d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #676e89 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #736c7b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #906269 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #756483 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7c637a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f5d6e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population